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Most Valuable Player

Ranferi Pineda
Sr. Madera South Running Back/ Defensive Back

Resume: Pineda was the heart of the Stallion offense and the glue of the defense in leading the Stallions to a record of 11-2 while capturing the North Yosemite League championship and advancing to the semifinals of the Central Section D-II playoffs.

Pineda became the first running back in school history to eclipse the 1,000-yard mark, gaining 1,006 yards with a 9.1 average per carry and 14 touchdowns.

On defense, Pineda showed a tremendous ability to sniff out the ball, recording a team-high six interceptions while taking two in for touchdowns. Pineda was chosen as the NYL Co-Offensive Player of the Year.

Coach of the Year

Scott Donegan
Madera South

Resume: The architect of the Stallions’ first league championship who took the No. 3 seeded Stallions to the semifinal game of the Central Section playoffs. Donegan was rewarded for sticking to his guns and never wavering from his convictions that his unconventional double-wing offense could produce a championship. The Stallions racked up 3,684 rushing yards and averaged 317 yards per game...


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